16 June 2014

Swatches & Review - Shimmer Lucie and Carol!

Hi guys! 
Ready for more glitter? 
Today I've got Lucie and Carol to show you!

Let's check them out:
Lucie is a very bright and shiny silver glitter mix. It's got large and small silver glitter with a sprinkle of red and some blue/green iridescent goodness. This polish has a clear base but it is quite dense and can be worn on it's own if you want to. I layered 2 coats over one coat of Sinful colors Heavy metal just to give it a head start.

Wearing this polish made me really happy, it's so bright and bling!

Carol is a lovely copper mix. It has copper and gold of different sizes and some large silver, black and blue glitter mixed in. Because it has this lovely contrasting blue glitter I thought I would layer it over a blue polish. Normally I would use the blue as an accent nail, but I thought I would change things up and use the blue as a main colour with the copper itself as an accent. The blue nails are 1 coat of Carol (I dabbed it a bit to get a nice spread of glitter) over 2 coats of China Glaze Manhunt . The copper nail is 2 coats of Carol over 1 coat of Renaissance custom lacquer Spadina, which is almost the exact same colour as the copper. Carol has a clear base and is best layered over another polish for an opaque result.

At first I didn't think I would like this one because I am not a big fan of gold, but I'm actually really fond of it! It has quite a lot of copper, so it's not to gold for me and the black and blue make it really interesting!

I hope you guys like all these sparkly glitters and see you next week!


  1. Oooooh Carol is so good on you! The blue pops real nicely in between that copper :).

  2. Thank you! I really liked Carol!

  3. Thanks Angie, they really surprised me too.. the reason I swatched these first is because I always want to start with the boring, but after putting them on I felt completely different about them!

  4. Haha thank you so much dear! Glad you like my swatches ^^

  5. Maybe they are micro flakes! But because of the creamy base they don't get as stuck to the nail as flakes usually do..

  6. Dance legend is doing such amazing stuff lately!

  7. Yeah that really sucks! I am happy to own this but wouldn't pay the price they ask now.


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